Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £266,409. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £161,137 and terraced properties averaged at £148,096.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £195,725 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£169,306) and West Midlands (County) (£170,606), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£222,897). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Claverley (£348,782) and the cheapest was Wellington (£156,916).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were 4% up on the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £191,875.